The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Surrey
Rank 161 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.55% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
983 1629 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.15% 42.74% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1412 1488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
1 20 (100.00%) DB2
1 20 (100.00%) IBM
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) JSP
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) CICS
4 4 (20.00%) MVS
4 4 (20.00%) JCL
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Unix

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
1 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (60.00%) COBOL Developer
2 12 (60.00%) DB2 Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (20.00%) CICS Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Mainframe Support
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) CICS Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) DB2 Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) JSP
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) MVS
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) OO
1 4 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) COBOL
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) JCL
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle